The Resource All the birds in the sky, Charlie Jane Anders

All the birds in the sky, Charlie Jane Anders

Label
All the birds in the sky
Title
All the birds in the sky
Statement of responsibility
Charlie Jane Anders
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Patricia is a witch who can communicate with animals. Laurence is a mad scientist and inventor of the two-second time machine. As teenagers they gravitate towards one another, sharing in the horrors of growing up weird, but their lives take different paths...When they meet again as adults, Laurence is an engineering genius trying to save the world-and live up to his reputation-in near-future San Francisco. Meanwhile, Patricia is a graduate of Eltisley Maze, the hidden academy for the magically gifted, working hard to prove herself to her fellow magicians and secretly repair the earth's ever growing ailments.As they attempt to save our future, Laurence and Patricia's shared past pulls them back together. And though they come from different worlds, when they collide, the witch and the scientist will discover that maybe they understand each other better than anyone
Summary
Reunited as adults in the hipster mecca San Francisco as the planet falls apart around them, childhood friends Patricia Delfine, who is magically gifted, and Laurence Armstead, an engineering genius, discover that something bigger than either of them has brought them together to either save the world, or plunge it into a new dark ages
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Tone
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Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2016.
  • Locus Award for Fantasy Novel, 2017.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10457247
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anders, Charlie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Engineers
  • Women psychics
  • End of the world
  • Magic
  • Friendship
  • Space and time
Target audience
adult
Label
All the birds in the sky, Charlie Jane Anders
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
431 pages
Isbn
9781785650550
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
All the birds in the sky, Charlie Jane Anders
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
431 pages
Isbn
9781785650550
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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